NEW YORK STATE POLICE
Major Todd O. Stratton
Troop C Commander
On March 25, 2021 at approximately 4:59 a.m., New York State Police at Catskill (Troop F) were investigating a domestic incident in the town of Halcott. The suspect left the area in a vehicle before troopers arrived.
Troopers working in Delaware County (Troop C – SP Margaretville) spotted the suspect in the vehicle and attempted to initiate a traffic stop. The operator of the vehicle failed to comply and a pursuit was initiated but later terminated.
After the pursuit was terminated, other area law enforcement from the villages of Delhi and Walton set up a stationary roadblock at the intersections of County Road 2 and State Route 10 in the town of Hamden. The vehicle drove around the roadblock and at a police officer from the village of Walton, who discharged his firearm.
At this time, no injuries have been reported and it is unknown if the vehicle was struck by any bullets.
The suspect is Bahji Green, age 29. He is a black male, approximately 6 feet tall, weighing 145 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. The vehicle he was last seen in is a Toyota Minivan with New York license plate JBU7991.
Anyone with information is asked to contact New York State Police at Catskill at (518)622-8600.
The investigation is on-going.